Botswana - Mining and Diversifiaction Study

Project Summary

Approval Date 08 Jun 2010
Signature Date 27 Aug 2010
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 2014
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Dec 2014
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Multi-Sector
DAC Sector Code 11330
Commitment U.A 275,047.98
Status Completion

Project General Description

The present project focuses on mining and diversification study. It was designed because of the pivotal role played by mining in Botswana's economy and the absolute importance of undertaking an in-depth study of the impact of the crisis on the economy in general and on the mining in particular. By focusing government policy formulation at as early a stage as possible on what should certainly be a challenging period in Botswana's development, it will enable both government and the private sector to prepare adequately for the future.

Project Objectives

The objective of the proposed study is to enable the government to embark on the aforementioned study and come up with policy recommendations regarding possible options and the way forward for the Botswana economy, including diversification.


The beneficiaries of the project are the Government of Botswana as well as the private sector.

Participating Organization

Middle Income Countries Fund
Government of Botswana
Botswana Confederation of Commerce Industry and ManPower (BOCCIM)


IATI identifier 46002-P-BW-KZ0-003
Last Update 21 Oct 2020


Contact Details

Name HONDE George Jay

Geographic Location

Country Botswana